Rescue Dog Story: Dixie

We received this lovely rescue story from a reader and we wanted to share it with you! Amanda T wrote: When I first met Dixie she had no hair from her tail to halfway up her back, she had a giant mammary mass that was hanging low and ready to open at any time and

Pet Calendar: Cat Herder’s Day

By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  December 15 is National Cat Herder’s Day. If you live with cats, you know that it is impossible to herd them. In fact, you have probably heard the saying that a task is as “impossible as herding cats” and

Pet Calendar: Feral Cat Day

By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  Feral cats and feral cat communities have a place in nature and in our communities. Marci Kladnik, immediate past president of the Cat Writers’ Association, Winner of the Kari Winters Rescue and Rehabilitation Award, Muse-winning writer and photographer who

Pet Calendar: Black Cat Appreciation Day

By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  Pet Calendar: Black Cat Appreciation Day is August 12 Not everyone loves black cats. In fact, there are still myths and unfounded fears that black cats are bad luck. Here are some reasons we believe that black cats should